synthetic polymers

polymer lubricant

As anyone with chronic knee pain will attest, being mobile in order to perform even the simplest tasks can be excruciating and frustrating. But thanks to research conducted by scientists at […]

Blood vials

Australian researchers have developed a synthetic polymer that can store dry blood, requiring less of it from a patient, resulting in more precise blood tests and analyses. Professor Emily Hilder […]

Lab coats in hospitals can be breeding grounds for dangerous microorganisms.

Scientists in the U.S. have come up with novel antimicrobial polymers that can make clothing permanently germ-free, reports the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). The polymers can be made into a […]